500 Scheduled Holidays, 1000 Tailor Made Holidays & Special Interest Holidays @ Unbeatable Prices & Service Inclusions
500 Scheduled Holidays, 1000 Tailor Made Holidays & Special Interest Holidays @ Unbeatable Prices & Service Inclusions
The Last Shangrila (Nubra valley)
Overview

Lying north of Leh beyond Khardung-La pass, Nubra Valley was once center of thriving Silk route trade. You can get a chance to enjoy Bactrian Camel (double humped) Ride on white sand dunes close to Diskit. Drive past the Highest Motorable road Khardong La Pass. At 5600 mt., Khardungla is the heighest motorable road in the world. Monasteries of Diskit, Hunder, Ansa, Sumur & Keyger reflects rich heritage of Mayahana Buddhism.

Key Information:
Tour Duration: 11 day(s)
Group Size: 4 - 16 people
Specialty Categories: Wildlife Viewing
Season: July - September

Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive Delhi: Met on arrival at Delhi and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.

Day 02: Delhi - Leh: Early morning transfer to domestic airport to board the flight to Leh. Met on arrival at Leh airport and transfer to Hotel for rest and relaxation. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour of Shanker Monastery and Leh Bazar. Overnight stay in hotel.

Day 03: Leh: Morning after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Shey, Thiksey and Hemis Monastery. Return to Leh for overnight stay.

Day 04: Leh-Panamic (3200 m): Leave Leh in the morning for 145 km through Gangles village (4200m) - the highest village in the Leh valley. The road then rises to reach Khardong La (5,600m), the world's highest motorable road. Bird's eye view can be had of Leh town. Snow remains through out the year at the pass. Pass through a bridge laid on glaciers, which finds its way in the Guinness book of world records as being the highest bridge in the world. Halt for lunch at Khardong village. Another 35km drive takes us to Khalsar at Shyok valley, where the scenery is enchanting all around. The road after crossing Khalsar Bridge at Shyok river enters the Nubra valley and then proceeds along the Nubra river. Overnight camp near the Hot Springs.

Day 05: Panamic-Ansa-Panamic (14 km drive / 1 hrs walk): Morning drive to Ansa monastery. Ansa is a beautiful monastery on a hilltop across the Nubra river in the middle of the valley. We drive for 7 km and then walk for about half-hour to arrive. Return to Panamic for lunch. Afternoon visit Panamic village. This is considered the largest camping ground for caravans in the Nubra valley. Visit the hot spring of Panamic, which is known for curing skin disease and rheumatism. You can also enjoy 2-3 hr camel ride on double humped Bactrian camel at Panamic.

Day 06: Panamic-Kyagar-Samstanling-Sumur-Deskit: Drive for Deskit enroute visiting Samstanling monastery, which is one of the monasteries in Nubra valley, Old castle and temple of Kyagar. Also visit Sumur monastery which is 265 years old. Driving for another 30 km takes us to Khalsar Bridge. Deskit can be approached by driving parallel to the Shyok river for 20 km. Overnight camp at Deskit.

Day 07: Deskit - Hunder - Deskit: Deskit is the headquarters of the present administrative setup of the Nubra valley. But from the historical and tourist point of view Deskit is famous for its 515 years old Buddhist monastery, lying magnificently situated on the top of a hill, facing the entire valley; the breathtaking view from the top of almost the entire valley would be a lifetime experience. After the hot lunch visit Hunder and its temple at a distance of 5 km from Deskit. Overnight at Deskit.

Day 08: Deskit - Leh (118 km): Leave Deskit after breakfast. Arrive Leh in the evening. Overnight at hotel.

Day 09: Leh: Morning after breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour of Phiyang, Spituk and Stok monastery. Return to hotel for overnight stay

Day 10: Leh - Delhi: Early morning flight to Delhi. Met at the airport and transfer to hotel.

Day 11: Depart Delhi: Early morning transfer to airport to connect with International flight.
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